Mandela’s Legacy: Mandela Rhodes Scholars’ stories & experiences

The panel discussion will include Mandela Rhodes Scholars from across Africa. The conversation will be about their personal stories and journey in relation to how being part of the scholarship has assisted and impacted them in their different journeys. The panel discussion will also be a wonderful opportunity to reflect on Mandela’s 100 Birthday and the role youth can play in creating a better tomorrow.

  • Date: Thursday, 30th August 2018; Time: 17:30 – 20:00
  • Venue: Staff Lounge, Monash South Africa
  • RSVP: Wednesday, 29th August 2018 before 12 noon

A headshot of Musa Madunge Mdunde, MD, with a serious expression, wearing a professional suit


Musa Mdunge (South Africa & University of Johannesburg, 2016) – MA: Politics


Athambile Masola (South Africa & Rhodes, 2010) – Masters in Education.

Simon Batamya Aseno - Portrait

Simon Batamya Aseno (Ghana & University of Johannesburg, 2016) – Mtech Biomedical Technology.

Petunia Mpoza's portrait, showcasing her with a serious yet approachable expression.

Petunia Mpoza (South Africa & Monash South Africa, 2010) – Honours: International Relations.

Tessa Ware's portrait, displaying a friendly and engaging demeanor.

Tessa Ware (South Africa & University of Witwatersrand, 2016) – Honours: Anthropology